Huge amounts of engineering effort and resources are spent on photo sharing apps and scaling social networks. Just so we can laugh at cat pictures and tell everyone we've ever met what we ate for breakfast. These companies claim to be making the world a better place, but how much are they really improving people's lives? Do you think that there are more important problems deserving of your ninja tech skills?
Do you want to spend most of your life creating apps that make ordering a takeaway or taxi slightly easier? Wouldn't it be better to make and scale technologies that can help fight catastrophic climate change? Use your skills to help save the planet. You can make a difference!
We curate jobs from companies that are making a real difference. They need your help and want to hire you. Make an impact by choosing to work for a company doing important projects.
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If you're a company doing awesome environmental work and are struggling to hire the top tech talent then we want to help you. Submit your job and we will email it out to our large list of keen candidates, matching the skills you want. We'll also tweet it out to our followers. Companies we've helped so far include Open Utility, AMEE, Carbon Analytics, Demand Logic, EnergyDeck, Tempus Energy and OpenTRV.
We're starting off with an email list but we plan to expand the site. It will become an open database of jobs.
For more, read this interactive essay on what a technologist can do about climate change.